“Sunshine and Shadows”

Answer each question with only the information from the film. No outside sources.
Number the Paragraph based off of the questions in full with detail.
Who paid for the “pedestal” that displayed the gift from France? What did this statue represent to New York, our country and even the world? Do you think this statue still has the same meaning today?
Who was Jacob Riis? What drew him to the slums of New York City? What was his book and why was it so powerful? How did New Yorks seem to respond to his book? How do you think Riis’s message is connected to Social Justice issues in our county today?

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